Chery launches eQ5 luxury electric crossover

Chery launches eQ5 luxury electric crossover

August 28, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The Chinese automaker has announced the start of accepting applications for the new eQ5 premium electric crossover, which will begin shipping on September 10.

According to AutoTimesNews, Chery eQ5 will be driven by two electric motors, the output of which, depending on the version, will vary from 163 to 177 hp.

The dimensions of the new items are 4600x1910x1655 mm, and the wheelbase is 2 850 mm. The size of the Chinese electric car is comparable to the Audi Q5 crossover. At the same time, the mass of Chery eQ5 is 500 kg less than that of one of its competitors – Mercedes-Benz EQC. The range of the electric crossover will be about 510 km.

Also, the electric SUV from Chery boasts a relatively affordable price. So, dealers in China ask for a model from 160 thousand yuan. For comparison, the Mercedes-Benz EQC in China will cost at least 570.8 thousand yuan, and for the Jaguar I-Pace you will have to pay at least 630.8 thousand yuan, that is, the Chinese analogue costs 3.5-4 times cheaper.